Canton is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 11,988, it is the 36th largest city in Mississippi and the 2727th largest city in the United States. Canton is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -9.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,189 in 2010. Canton reached it's highest population of 12,911 in 2000. Spanning over 22 miles, Canton has a population density of 563 people per square mile.
The average household income in Canton is $51,669 with a poverty rate of 27.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $775 per month, and the median house value is $110,500. The median age in Canton is 33.8 years, 31.3 years for males, and 37 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.9 males.